Is someone you know deserving of recognition?

Is someone you know deserving of recognition?

It's once again time to nominate those in our community who have stood out for their achievements and contributions over the past year.

Mayor Rhonda Hoban said the committee is inviting nominations for Council's National Celebration Day Awards which will be presented at a ceremony on the evening of January 25.

Nomination forms providing criteria for each section are available from both the Nambucca Heads and Macksville libraries, council's admin centre, or on council's website -

The closing date for nominations is Friday, December 11, and nominations should be completed online, sent to the General Manager, Nambucca Valley Council PO Box 177 Macksville 2447, or emailed to

Mayor Hoban pointed out that National Celebration Day is a great opportunity for the community to recognise and honour residents and sportspersons of all ages who have achieved success in their endeavours.

If you know of a person, organisation or team that has made an outstanding contribution to the community over the past 12 months, please nominate them for an award under one or more of the following categories:

Citizen of the Year

Young Citizen of the Year

Indigenous Citizen of the Year

Young Indigenous Citizen of the Year

Senior Sports Person

Junior Sports Person

Senior Sports Team

Junior Sports Team

Good Neighbour

Cultural Achievement

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